Take the sting out of insect allergies

An insect sting usually causes redness and swelling at the site of the injection but for some cases the venom causes an overreaction of the immune system which causes a severe allergy that can be life-threatening.

Causes

  • Check Honeybees
  • Check Hornets
  • Check Wasps
  • Check Yellow jackets
  • Check Fire ants

Symptoms

  • Check Hives
  • Check Itchiness
  • Check Flushing
  • Check Swelling in areas away from the sting
  • Check Dizziness or a sharp drop in blood pressure

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